Salisbury has a total population of 23,743 and a student population of 12,318. Of these students, 8,204 are enrolled in schools that offer human services programs.
Salisbury's largest human services school is Salisbury University. In 2010, Salisbury University graduated approximately 123 students with credentials in human services.
A reported 123 students graduated with credentials in human services in Salisbury in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,688 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Salisbury human services schools was an average of $27,184 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for human services related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,070 per year, on average, for room and board at Salisbury-based human services schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,618.
After graduating with your credentials in human services, if you decide to work as a human services professional in Salisbury, your job prospects are good. There were 3,150 human services professionals working in Maryland and 80 working in the greater Salisbury area in 2010. The number of human services professionals in Salisbury is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for human services professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a human services professional in Salisbury is $25,120 per year, which is lower than the average for human services professionals state-wide.
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